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Wristbands in Home-Based Rehabilitation—Validation of Heart Rate Measurement

Magdalena Jachymek, Michał T. Jachymek, Radosław M. Kiedrowicz, Jarosław Kaźmierczak, Edyta Płońska-Gościniak, Małgorzata Peregud-Pogorzelska
2021 Sensors  
Therefore, the decision to use such a device as a heart rate monitor during in-home rehabilitation should be made with caution.  ...  The possibility of using a smartwatch as a rehabilitation tool to monitor patients' heart rates during exercise has gained the attention of many researchers.  ...  Data Availability Statement: Data presented in this study are openly available in Zenodo repository at DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.5075267.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s22010060 pmid:35009603 pmcid:PMC8747642 fatcat:bzw5qqfbqfhfronqwjyv6hri64

A Critical Review of Consumer Wearables, Mobile Applications, and Equipment for Providing Biofeedback, Monitoring Stress, and Sleep in Physically Active Populations

Jonathan M. Peake, Graham Kerr, John P. Sullivan
2018 Frontiers in Physiology  
Among the technologies included in this review, more than half have not been validated through independent research. Only 5% of the technologies have been formally validated.  ...  Around 10% of technologies have been developed for and used in research.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We acknowledge assistance from Bianca Catellini in preparing the figures.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fphys.2018.00743 pmid:30002629 pmcid:PMC6031746 fatcat:ygtromebafd4dkxu7awileiycy

A Review of Wearable Solutions for Physiological and Emotional Monitoring for Use by People with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Their Caregivers

Mohammed Taj-Eldin, Christian Ryan, Brendan O'Flynn, Paul Galvin
2018 Sensors  
Therefore, caregivers should be careful in their selection of devices that meet the care-receiver's personal needs and have strong research support for reliability and validity.  ...  This paper presents a review of existing and emerging products in the market.  ...  However, in the recent developments of wearable devices, a new class of device that measure heart rate and heart rate variability has emerged, using a photoplethysmography (PPG) sensor on wristbands.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s18124271 pmid:30518133 fatcat:obivpzenrrbt3bvd5kwqcomxre

Computerized decision support for beneficial home-based exercise rehabilitation in patients with cardiovascular disease

Andreas Triantafyllidis, Dimitris Filos, Roselien Buys, Jomme Claes, Véronique Cornelissen, Evangelia Kouidi, Anargyros Chatzitofis, Dimitris Zarpalas, Petros Daras, Deirdre Walsh, Catherine Woods, Kieran Moran (+2 others)
2018 Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine  
Background: Exercise-based rehabilitation plays a key role in improving the health and quality of life of patients with Cardiovascular Disease (CVD).  ...  Results: The DSS was deployed in a computer-assisted platform for exercise-based cardiac rehabilitation at home, and it was evaluated in simulation and real-world studies with CVD patients.  ...  enabled behavioural change as a pathway towards better self-management of CVD'.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.cmpb.2018.04.030 pmid:29903475 fatcat:leuyl7fx5zcf5ici2szbtjwnm4

A Low-Cost Cognitive Assistant

Angelo Costa, Jaime A. Rincon, Vicente Julian, Paulo Novais, Carlos Carrascosa
2020 Electronics  
In this paper, we present in depth the hardware components of a low-cost cognitive assistant.  ...  The platform is being tested at an elderly people care facility, and validation is in process.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/electronics9020310 fatcat:n5vw4h7fpzhmdbl27l377fwfxy

Towards Classifying Cognitive Performance by Sensing Electrodermal Activity in Children with Specific Learning Disorders

Carolina Rico-Olarte, Diego M. Lspez, Linda Becker, Bjoern Eskofier
2020 IEEE Access  
This validation was carried out in an eHealth rehabilitation context (with the HapHop-Physio game).  ...  Measuring changes in cognitive progress is essential for assessing the clinical follow-up of the patient's cognitive abilities.  ...  To the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (MinCiencias) and the call 785 from 2017 for funding the doctoral studies of Carolina Rico-Olarte.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.3033769 fatcat:h3pty6ocyjddpgpfugys6wkb5a

The SHAPES Smart Mirror Approach for Independent Living, Healthy and Active Ageing

Javier Dorado Chaparro, Jesus Fernandez-Bermejo Ruiz, Maria J. Santofimia Romero, Cristina Bolaños Peño, Luis Unzueta Irurtia, Meritxell Garcia Perea, Xavier del Toro Garcia, Felix J. Villanueva Molina, Sonja Grigoleit, Juan C. Lopez
2021 Sensors  
The system has been developed in the context of two use cases: the support of independent living for older individuals with neurodegenerative diseases and the promotion of physical rehabilitation activities  ...  at home.  ...  Acknowledgments: Authors would like to thank the Nursing Home El Salvador (SAL) for their participation in the co-design process of the different solutions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21237938 pmid:34883942 fatcat:425cojgmzzalfbfbs42wbm2dia

Monitoring Patients in Ambulatory Palliative Care: a Design for an Observational Study

Vanessa Klaas, Alberto Calatroni, Matea Pavic, Matthias Guckenberger, Gudrun Theile, Gerhard Tröster
2018 EAI Endorsed Transactions on Mobile Communications and Applications  
, 861 hours of heart rate measurements and positive feedback of the patient.  ...  from hospital to home since this phase is critical and often patients are re-hospitalised.  ...  The study is partly funded by the Bangerter-Rhyner Stiftung promoted by the SAMW (Swiss Academy of Medical Science).  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.31-1-2019.163306 fatcat:zrayvhwravfa3oypn44hn5yk2a

Novel Wireless Devices for Cardiac Monitoring

J. A. Walsh, E. J. Topol, S. R. Steinhubl
2014 Circulation  
and education 3 days a week. 41 Home-based programs for cardiac rehabilitation hold promise for improved compliance rates but still require monitoring by a nurse or trained technician. 42 Home-based  ...  A study conducted in Korea 43 randomized 50 patients to conventional care versus home-based cardiac rehabilitation for 12 weeks and monitored echocardiographic measures of left ventricular function and  ...  He is serving as Editor in Chief of Medscape (WebMD) and is Chief Medical Advisor for AT&T. Dr Walsh reports no conflicts.  ... 
doi:10.1161/circulationaha.114.009024 pmid:25114186 pmcid:PMC4135373 fatcat:6kfc3y6fenbbphouk53up532ym

An Intelligent Cardiopulmonary Training System and Adherence to Training Intensity: A Feasibility Study

Li Wei, Ju-Yang Chi, Jane C.-J. Chao, Yen-Nung Lin
2022 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
Methods: In this noncontrolled trial, nine participants with sedentary lifestyles were recruited from the outpatient rehabilitation department of a teaching hospital.  ...  We recorded the percentage of time spent within the target heart rate range (%time) during the 20 min training phase for each training session as an indicator of adherence.  ...  Our preliminary results encourage further trials to explore the clinical benefits of applying ICTS in rehabilitation settings and validate the novel adherence indicator.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph19148335 pmid:35886185 pmcid:PMC9320145 fatcat:iz6zeddjcbd7vawdqytsiirlkq

Telemedicine in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a possible transition to the patient independence

Florin Mihălțan, Valentin Coșei, Corina Borcea, Ancuta Constantin
2020 Pneumologia (Bucharest, Romania)  
They are discussed by the authors from the point of view of the benefits and limitations of telemedicine's involvement in the diagnosis and therapy of this chronic obstructive disease.  ...  Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a common illness already benefitting from a multitude of interventions in this area.  ...  and oximetry; 3. sensor-containing wristbands for heart rate, physical activity, near body temperature and galvanic skin response; 4. commercial oximeters and cell phones coupled with a wristband; 5.  ... 
doi:10.2478/pneum-2020-0006 fatcat:au6m7or6kfhqxp6e5zshz4bkna

Self-Management of Congestive Heart Failure: HeartMan Personal Health System and Its Evaluation (Preprint)

Mitja Luštrek, Marko Bohanec, Carlos Cavero Barca, Maria Costanza Ciancarelli, Els Clays, Amos Adeyemo Dawodu, Jan Derboven, Delphine De Smedt, Erik Dovgan, Jure Lampe, Flavia Marino, Miha Mlakar (+9 others)
2020 JMIR Medical Informatics  
The proof-of-concept clinical trial in 56 patients showed that the HeartMan system significantly improved self-care behavior (P=.02), whereas depression and anxiety rates were significantly reduced (P<  ...  Existing mobile apps supporting the self-management of CHF have limited features and are inadequately validated.  ...  Conflicts of Interest None declared.  ... 
doi:10.2196/24501 pmid:33666562 fatcat:mtgpoglmzffdxmmubylbg3gcji

Current evidence for continuous vital signs monitoring by wearable wireless devices in hospitalized adults: a systematic review (Preprint)

Jobbe P L Leenen, Crista Leerentveld, Joris D van Dijk, Henderik L van Westreenen, Lisette Schoonhoven, Gijs A Patijn
2020 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
Cost outcomes were not reported in any study. The quality of included studies was predominantly rated as low or moderate.  ...  signs measurements.  ...  Acknowledgments This study was funded by the Innovation and Science Fund of Isala (grant number: INNO 1915).  ... 
doi:10.2196/18636 pmid:32469323 fatcat:m7gbj4rtcfgm7ecog5vara3u74

Can a Home-based Cardiac Physical Activity Program Improve the Physical Function Quality of Life in Children with Fontan Circulation?

Roni M. Jacobsen, Salil Ginde, Kathleen Mussatto, Jennifer Neubauer, Michael Earing, Michael Danduran
2016 Congenital Heart Disease  
Studies suggest hospital-based cardiac physical activity programs can improve HRQOL and exercise capacity in patients with CHD; however, these programs have variable adherence rates.  ...  Objective: Patients after Fontan operation for complex congenital heart disease (CHD) have decreased exercise capacity and report reduced healthrelated quality of life (HRQOL).  ...  in that the majority of participation in our study was home-based.  ... 
doi:10.1111/chd.12330 pmid:26879633 fatcat:igq6knzl45gjhb6yz54sksdnrm

Can Immersive Virtual Reality Videogames Help Parkinson's Disease Patients? A Case Study

Pablo Campo-Prieto, Gustavo Rodríguez-Fuentes, José Mª Cancela-Carral
2021 Sensors  
We explore the potential of fully immersive video games as a rehabilitation tool in PD patients. Four patients with mild-moderate PD (3 males:1 female, 53–71 years) participated in the study.  ...  Video games have proven useful in physical rehabilitation therapy. Accessibility, however, is limited for some groups such as the elderly or patients with Parkinson's disease (PD).  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21144825 fatcat:h7zqkh63ijc53aq6iryvcyclji
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